410 S. Third Street 112 South Hall, River Falls, WI 54022 715-425-3500
http://www.uwrf.edu admit@uwrf.edu
About University of Wisconsin-River Falls
  • Year of Foundation 1874
  • Size of Campus 225 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 5,673
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 58% 42% 42%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $6,220 In state, $13,793 Out of state
  • Room and Board $5,106
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $44
  • Enrollment No. 5,880
The University of Wisconsin-River Falls will distinguish itself as the St. Croix Valley's public, comprehensive university that, Our mission is to help prepare students to be productive, creative, ethical, engaged citizens and leaders with an informed global perspective.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 3
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Falcon Frontier Days Rodeo; Homecoming; Winter Carnival; Unity in the Community Diversity Festival; Wyman Series; Art Gallery shows; Theatre productions; concerts
  • Percent students who are frat members 3%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Psi Omega; Alpha Tau Alpha; Alpha Zeta; Delta Phi Alpha; Delta Sigma Rho; Kappa Mu Epsilon; Pi Alpha Theta; Psi Chi; Sigma Tau Delta; Eta Sigma Gamma
  • Number of students in fraternities 4
  • Number of sororities 4
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Crusade for Christ; Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship; Journey House; Navigators; Newman Club; WELS Campus Ministry; Vespers
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 2%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African American Alliance; Asian American Student Association; Native American Council; Latino Student Organization; International Student Association; Diversity Awareness Committee; Community Action Theatre Troupe
  • Setting Suburban
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 4
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest train St. Paul (20)
  • Distance to nearest bus St. Paul (20)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Minneapolis / St. Paul, MN (40), Rochester, MN (85)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 88%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 10%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 0%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 98%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 10%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 10
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 2%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (62%), women's dorms (11%), fraternity housing (7%), apartment for single students (10%), special housing for disabled students (10%)
Campus Services
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,143
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Books in Library 314,119
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of e-books 10,859
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Number Of Microforms 709,864
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 0
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 9,125
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological, birth control
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi No
  • Museums N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 25%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs 3M; Anderson Corporation; State Farm; Wells Fargo; Jennie-O; Target; C.H. Robinson; Menards; West Group; EcoLab; Land'O'Lakes; Agriliance; McGradey-Pollen; Enterprise RentaCar; Minnesota Life; Cargill; Imation; General Mills; Hormel; Genex; Purina; Medtro
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,500
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities village